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The Resource Committed to the state asylum : insanity and society in nineteenth-century Quebec and Ontario, James E. Moran, (electronic resource)

Committed to the state asylum : insanity and society in nineteenth-century Quebec and Ontario, James E. Moran, (electronic resource)

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Committed to the state asylum : insanity and society in nineteenth-century Quebec and Ontario
Title
Committed to the state asylum
Title remainder
insanity and society in nineteenth-century Quebec and Ontario
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James E. Moran
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Language
eng
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MiAaPQ
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
McGill-Queen's/Associated Medical Services Hannah Institute studies in the history of medicine, health, and society
Series volume
10
Committed to the state asylum : insanity and society in nineteenth-century Quebec and Ontario, James E. Moran, (electronic resource)
Label
Committed to the state asylum : insanity and society in nineteenth-century Quebec and Ontario, James E. Moran, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-222) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Machine generated contents note: Acknowledgments ix -- Interpreting Sophie's World i -- 1 Manipulating a Monopoly: The State and the -- "Farming-Out System" in Quebec 13 -- 2 Insanity, Community, and Commissioner: -- The State and the Government System in Ontario 48 -- 3 Medicine, Moral Therapy, and Madness in -- Nineteenth-Century Quebec and Ontario 77 -- 4 Wanderer, Pauper, and Prisoner: The Social, -- Economic, and Political Contexts of Committal 113 -- 5 Criminal Insanity: The Creation and Dissolution -- of a Psychiatric Disorder 141 -- Conclusion: Re-evaluating the Asylum, the State, -- and the Management of Insanity 167
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Extent
x, 226 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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remote

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